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Social Security Disability 5-Year Rules

It can be confusing and difficult to demonstrate that you qualify for disability benefits through the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) program or Supplemental Security Income (SSI) programs. The Social Security Administration (SSA) operates according to numerous rules, and those rules can change frequently. One exciting change in the SSA’s policies is the implementation of…

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Navigating Disability in Family Law in Georgia: The DisabiliTEA with Anjel Burgess

Navigating the intersection of disability and family law can present unique challenges and considerations. Individuals with disabilities, particularly those undergoing family law disputes in Georgia, face a landscape filled with both hurdles and protective measures designed to ensure fair treatment and consideration of their specific circumstances. Here, we delve into crucial insights as discussed by…

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Is Autism A Disability?

For the purpose of receiving benefits through Supplemental Security Income (SSI) or Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), the Social Security Administration must see evidence of a qualifying disability that prevents the recipient from working full-time. If parents apply on behalf of a child, the child must have a physical or mental condition that “very seriously…

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Applying for Social Security Disability – You May Need to Go Through Three Stages to Get Approved for Benefits

For most people, applying for disability benefits requires a three-step process. Knowing what to expect and how to prepare can help you make the most of your opportunities, and this could allow you to achieve success after only two steps, or even at the first step. In order to file an application for disability benefits,…

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Dr. Laklieshia Izzard’s Journey in Mental Health Advocacy

  The DisabiliTEA with Anjel Burgess, Episode 32 In this episode of The DisabiliTEA, Anjel Burgess interviews Dr. Laklieshia Izzard, Founder & CEO of Shekinah Counseling, a highly experienced clinical psychologist, licensed counselor, and author. With over 15 years of experience in higher education and counseling, Dr. Izzard is deeply involved in mental health advocacy,…

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